Akron Postcard Club: Olive Mudge, A Life in Postcards
Join Akron Postcard Club and guest speaker Sam Hurst to explore the life of an early postcard collector!
Join the Akron Postcard Club as we host guest speaker Sam Hurst to learn about the antiquarian albums of the David P. Campbell Postcard Collection! We will take a deep dive into albums full of postcards that once belonged to Olive Mudge. The albums provide a glimpse inside the life of a postcard collector in the early decades of the 1900s through the messages and postcards she received from friends and family.
This event is free and open to the public!
Free event – please RSVP online!
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Mar 29, 2023 at 06:00 pm - 07:00 pm (Wed)
73 S. College Street, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325
Free parking is available in the lot directly adjacent to the building. This lot contains a dedicated accessible parking spot near the museum entrance.
Free parking is also available in Lot 30 at the corner of College and Market streets, which contains several accessible parking spaces.
Metered parking is available along South College Street. Pavement from Lot 30 and metered parking may be uneven, and people with limited mobility should exercise caution.
A wheelchair accessible ramp is located on the northeast side of the building, near the main entrance. The museum is housed on the ground floor, and an interior elevator provides access to theView more
A wheelchair accessible ramp is located on the northeast side of the building, near the main entrance. The museum is housed on the ground floor, and an interior elevator provides access to the Institute galleries, located on the fourth floor. A wheelchair is also kept on-site and is available for loan to those visiting the museum and archives. Select displays may not be fully wheelchair accessible. Assistance is available to access the content of these displays.
Standard strollers are welcome.
The museum includes a variety of audio, visual, and hands-on exhibits. We are currently working to develop alternative forms of access for select exhibits. For more information, please contact us at email@example.com.View less